Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners

Celebrating TWENTY years of
“Promoting safe use and ownership of firearms through education, litigation, and legislation”
1996 – 2016

Places to Avoid While Armed

Certain businesses in Michigan have either posted no-guns ‘signs’ or have indicated in their ‘business policy’ that persons lawfully licensed to carry concealed firearms for self defense are not welcome on their property or within their place of business.

This policy of denying Michigan’s most upstanding and law abiding men and women the right to resist criminal attack while shopping or doing business does not create a safe environment, as only law-abiding citizens will obey their signs. “No-Guns” signs simply mean that criminals have a lot less to worry about and may even be emboldened to commit armed criminal acts in these so-called “gun free environments”.

Although most businesses in Michigan have chosen not to post discriminatory signs against concealed pistol license holders, some have. Even though these businesses have the right to post no firearms allowed signs, it does NOT mean that they are “gun free environments” as criminals intent on robbery, or worse, will continue to be armed.View List

Executive Director’s Message

In recent weeks, Walmart, Meijer, and some other business have begun to ask people not to open carry in their stores. Open carry has been a debated topic among MCRGO members for years. Many people believe it’s only done for attention and in response to the bans ask, “Who cares?” Here’s why all of us should care: Read More

Michigan & National News

How the Gun Show Became the Trump Show
2020/01/24 – Politico
“When I was a kid, we were all poor, and it seemed like everyone was a Democrat. These days, I don’t know any.”

Michigan included in coalition of states suing over rules governing 3D-printed guns
2020/01/23 – WWMT
Attorneys general in 20 states and the District of Columbia filed a lawsuit Thursday challenging a federal regulation that could allow blueprints for making guns on 3D printers to be posted on the internet.

Second Amendment sanctuary proposals find support around Mid-Michigan
2020/01/23 – ABC 12
Gun rights advocates in Michigan are looking for a way to keep their firearms even if laws change by making the state a Second Amendment sanctuary.

‘You cannot have our guns:’ Group urges Jackson to be 2nd Amendment sanctuary county
2020/01/23 – MLive
While the agenda was light, the meeting room was packed Tuesday, Jan. 21, for the monthly board meeting of the Jackson County Board of Commissioners.

CPL holder shoots man attempting to rob him at gunpoint in Warren
2020/01/22 – Fox 2 Detroit
A man was arrested Wednesday after attempting to rob a Warren man at gunpoint, only to be shot by the CPL holder.

Fatal gas station shooting case being reviewed by prosecutor’s office
2020/01/18 – The County Press
The Lapeer Police Dept. on Thursday submitted its case file regarding an early morning shooting death that occurred Dec. 30 at the Clark gas station in Lapeer that claimed the life of a 33-year-old Lapeer man.